• General Discussion - Passenger Rail

  • General discussion of passenger rail proposals and systems not otherwise covered in the specific forums in this category, including high speed rail.
General discussion of passenger rail proposals and systems not otherwise covered in the specific forums in this category, including high speed rail.

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7 Replies 
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README: Thread Links to Proposed HSR/IC/Passenger Systems
by Jeff Smith  - 
0 Replies 
 11793 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
README: Thread Links to Operating/Approved Commuter Systems
by Jeff Smith  - 
0 Replies 
 10603 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Post COVID - Passenger Rail
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
22 Replies 
 1101 Views
 by STrRedWolf
 
Atlanta MARTA Tilford Northwest Line Extension
by GojiMet86  - 
5 Replies 
 277 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
TWILIGHT RAIL: Grade School Project
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
14 Replies 
 857 Views
 by STrRedWolf
 
Nevada State Rail Plan
by Pensyfan19  - 
3 Replies 
 294 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Secretary Buttigieg speech to DOT
by John_Perkowski  - 
27 Replies 
 2898 Views
 by eolesen
 
The All Stops Local
by Pensyfan19  - 
20 Replies 
 2429 Views
 by electricron
 
SEHSR Southeast High Speed Rail Corridor
by villager  - 
327 Replies 
 92234 Views
 by Bob Roberts
 
Bernard or Schollhorn ticket punches
by jsexton  - 
0 Replies 
 104 Views
 by jsexton
 
New product idea- Passenger Rail Vehicle Safety Nets
by cododd  - 
17 Replies 
 1120 Views
 by D Alex
 
Ottawa Light Rail
by lpetrich  - 
22 Replies 
 7259 Views
 by ClintonDesveaux
 
Comparing UK to Amtrak's NEC
by electricron  - 
3 Replies 
 538 Views
 by David Benton
 
Foreign High Speed Rail Companies in the U.S.
by Pensyfan19  - 
20 Replies 
 2542 Views
 by ConstanceR46
 
4 Replies 
 575 Views
 by urr304
 
NCDOT auction for RBBX cars
by John_Perkowski  - 
2 Replies 
 485 Views
 by R36 Combine Coach
 
Binghamton NY - New York City NYC Passenger Rail Discussion
by trainhq  - 
591 Replies 
 73414 Views
 by ExCon90
 
Buttigieg nominee for Secretary of Transportation
by John_Perkowski  - 
51 Replies 
 4108 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Public Transportation in the U.S.
by Pensyfan19  - 
9 Replies 
 1019 Views
 by eolesen
 
1 Replies 
 280 Views
 by NS VIA FAN
 
Coupon Stations?
by BAR  - 
7 Replies 
 593 Views
 by ExCon90
 
7 Replies 
 478 Views
 by ExCon90
 
HR 8926 - American High Speed Rail Act
by FatNoah  - 
4 Replies 
 408 Views
 by ziggyzack1234
 
X-Train: Las Vegas Railway Express / United Rail
by goodnightjohnwayne  - 
64 Replies 
 32468 Views
 by BandA
 
Italy high-speed-rail construction continues
by lpetrich  - 
1 Replies 
 2222 Views
 by lpetrich
 
Texas Central HSR (Houston - DFW Dallas Fort Worth)
by kaitoku  - 
204 Replies 
 72034 Views
 by Jadebenn
 
Last passenger train to a particular city
by Anthony  - 
41 Replies 
 15225 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Biden administration: "Build Back Better" and transit
by mtuandrew  - 
12 Replies 
 1400 Views
 by David Benton
 
The Defense Production Act and rail infrastructure.
by STrRedWolf  - 
11 Replies 
 834 Views
 by scratchyX1
 
5 Replies 
 934 Views
 by Cycnus
 
Pullman bedrooms vs compartments?
by Alphaboi  - 
3 Replies 
 446 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
New TSA Rules Could Affect Railfanning
by Pensyfan19  - 
15 Replies 
 1450 Views
 by Literalman
 
Australia's West Coast Wilderness Railway
by Mollie  - 
5 Replies 
 494 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
How's My Driving?
by Pensyfan19  - 
7 Replies 
 646 Views
 by eolesen
 
HART: Hawaii Rail Systems (was Light rail coming to Hawaii)
by neroden  - 
40 Replies 
 21398 Views
 by electricron
 
reduction in passenger trains durring 1918 plague?
by NRGeep  - 
5 Replies 
 578 Views
 by WhartonAndNorthern
 
Calgary northwest light-rail extension opens
by lpetrich  - 
2 Replies 
 2286 Views
 by lpetrich
 
Edmonton Transit Service
by lpetrich  - 
5 Replies 
 6452 Views
 by lpetrich
 
Albuquerque New Mexico Rail Runner Railrunner
by AmtrakPhill629  - 
158 Replies 
 68238 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
New York Real Estate Woes - They Impact Rail
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
9 Replies 
 865 Views
 by eolesen
 
Denver Area Light and Heavy Rail (RTD) systems
by arnstg  - 
181 Replies 
 77172 Views
 by lpetrich
 
Western Wild Fires
by GWoodle  - 
6 Replies 
 2315 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
Last passenger train to Casper, Wyoming?
by railgeekteen  - 
2 Replies 
 385 Views
 by CarterB
 
Vote for the World's Ugliest Train - Just for Fun
by bostontrainguy  - 
38 Replies 
 4367 Views
 by west point
 
Is Fluting Dead?
by bostontrainguy  - 
13 Replies 
 1069 Views
 by RRspatch
 
Why no center platform at busy stations.
by David Benton  - 
23 Replies 
 1916 Views
 by electricron
 
Tour of Cincinnati Abandoned Subway
by bostontrainguy  - 
12 Replies 
 3438 Views
 by ExCon90
 
Historic Hyannis Roundhouse Saved
by bostontrainguy  - 
5 Replies 
 1547 Views
 by Falmouth Secondary to Otis
 
Massachusetts Bond Bill Provides 50 Million for East-West Rail Project
by bostontrainguy  - 
2 Replies 
 562 Views
 by electricron
 
Scenic Attractions available by RAIL ONLY
by marco  - 
27 Replies 
 1698 Views
 by bostontrainguy
 
What are your favorite and least favorite passenger rail experiences?
by SouthernRailway  - 
20 Replies 
 2110 Views
 by electricron
 
Trip Report: Australia's Indian Pacific
by Mollie  - 
1 Replies 
 262 Views
 by David Benton
 
6 Replies 
 624 Views
 by mtuandrew
 
Will we ever see another all-Pullman passenger train?
by Westernstar1  - 
30 Replies 
 3040 Views
 by Alphaboi
 
India Railways Bids to Run Private Passenger Trains
by Pensyfan19  - 
3 Replies 
 400 Views
 by David Benton
 
They Got Away!!! Trains discontinued before we rode
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
35 Replies 
 4866 Views
 by GSC
 
Lincoln Funeral Train
by GSC  - 
3 Replies 
 387 Views
 by bostontrainguy
 
Should Transit (and Amtrak) be Free to Use?
by bostontrainguy  - 
13 Replies 
 775 Views
 by gprimr1
 
Eau Claire - Minneapolis Passenger Rail Proposal
by Jeff Smith  - 
21 Replies 
 4373 Views
 by west point
 
Why weren’t open-section sleepers replaced by private room cars sooner?
by SouthernRailway  - 
18 Replies 
 2605 Views
 by Alphaboi
 
All Aboard Washington
by Pensyfan19  - 
13 Replies 
 1075 Views
 by eolesen
 
Barber shops on passenger trains?
by SouthernRailway  - 
15 Replies 
 5717 Views
 by urr304
 
Article on LD cuts (Railway Age; RPA's New "House Organ"?)
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
0 Replies 
 565 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Parallel vs perpendicular sleeping berths
by Alphaboi  - 
4 Replies 
 514 Views
 by STrRedWolf
 
Kansas City at Engineering Phase of Reintroducing Streetcars
by John_Perkowski  - 
2 Replies 
 806 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
LA: Baton Rouge - New Orleans Commuter Rail
by Jeff Smith  - 
8 Replies 
 3512 Views
 by njtmnrrbuff
 
Bills supporting Intercity Rail Service
by Pensyfan19  - 
3 Replies 
 760 Views
 by dgvrengineer
 
Why did the Soo run mixed trains as late as the 1980s?
by SouthernRailway  - 
14 Replies 
 1695 Views
 by ohioriverrailway
 
Another old timetable question
by charlesriverbranch  - 
3 Replies 
 791 Views
 by edbear
 
Seattle, Washington: Sound Transit
by superbad  - 
85 Replies 
 56246 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
WFH and Passenger Rail (Throw In Airlines)
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
26 Replies 
 3795 Views
 by STrRedWolf
 
5 Replies 
 3043 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Atlanta Light Rail: Greenbriar Mall to MARTA’s Oakland City station
by Jeff Smith  - 
0 Replies 
 528 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Phoenix, Mesa and Glendale, AZ: Valley Metro Light Rail
by NJTRailfan  - 
48 Replies 
 38570 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Seattle South Lake Union Streetcar Proposal
by railfanofewu  - 
2 Replies 
 1636 Views
 by RRspatch
 
AllEarth Rail / Vermont Commuter Rail
by Jeff Smith  - 
113 Replies 
 43964 Views
 by Tadman
 
13 Replies 
 1100 Views
 by kato
 
DART - Dallas Area Rapid Transit
by electricron  - 
45 Replies 
 26611 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Las Vegas Monorail
by DutchRailnut  - 
8 Replies 
 2355 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Favorite Locomotive
by Pensyfan19  - 
15 Replies 
 1381 Views
 by D Alex
 
Take the Central to the Fair!
by charlesriverbranch  - 
1 Replies 
 803 Views
 by edbear
 
General US High Speed Rail Discussion
by max  - 
424 Replies 
 23728 Views
 by scratchyX
 
Mixed Trains in North America
by Pensyfan19  - 
40 Replies 
 5788 Views
 by R36 Combine Coach
 
14 Replies 
 3019 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Travel & Leisure Mag: 13 Virtual Train Rides From Around the World
by mtuandrew  - 
0 Replies 
 723 Views
 by mtuandrew
 
South Carolina and Passenger Rail
by Bob Roberts  - 
22 Replies 
 6661 Views
 by SouthernRailway
 
AMTRAK, MTA, NJ TRANSIT & PORT AUTHORITY LAUNCH #SOUNDTHEHORN CAMPAIGN
by ThirdRail7  - 
3 Replies 
 898 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
What was the worst pre-Amtrak passenger railroad and why?
by SouthernRailway  - 
13 Replies 
 3726 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
"Room With a View", Anyone?
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
4 Replies 
 1309 Views
 by bdawe
 
Ye Olde Auto-Train
by bdawe  - 
2 Replies 
 1437 Views
 by Patrick Boylan
 
Seat 61
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
0 Replies 
 1548 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
American RegioSprinter tour 1997
by Pensyfan19  - 
4 Replies 
 2204 Views
 by wigwagfan
 
Esch-Cummins Act anniversary
by Pensyfan19  - 
4 Replies 
 1363 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Train To The Plane
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
29 Replies 
 6460 Views
 by wigwagfan
 
Atlanta - Birmingham - Dallas High Speed Rail
by Jeff Smith  - 
13 Replies 
 2031 Views
 by electricron
 
Philadelphia Area (General)
by chewchewcharli  - 
3 Replies 
 1772 Views
 by chewchewcharli
 
Berths on buses and sleeper planes
by John_Perkowski  - 
15 Replies 
 2394 Views
 by David Benton
 
NLX Northern Lights Express HSR MN Duluth-Twin Cities
by Jeff Smith  - 
91 Replies 
 34884 Views
 by Pensyfan19
 
Minnesota regional rail proposals
by Pensyfan19  - 
1 Replies 
 882 Views
 by mtuandrew
 
Salt Lake City, Utah: Frontrunner
by PRRGuy  - 
77 Replies 
 30997 Views
 by mtuandrew
 
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